# Distance between San Francisco, CA (SFO) and Fresno, CA (FAT)

Flight distance from San Francisco to Fresno (San Francisco International Airport – Fresno Yosemite International Airport) is 158 miles / 254 kilometers / 137 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 47 minutes.

Driving distance from San Francisco (SFO) to Fresno (FAT) is 190 miles / 305 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 35 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from San Francisco to Fresno.

Shortest flight path between San Francisco International Airport (SFO) and Fresno Yosemite International Airport (FAT).

## How far is Fresno from San Francisco?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Francisco and Fresno. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 157.670 miles
• 253.745 kilometers
• 137.012 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
• 157.393 miles
• 253.299 kilometers
• 136.770 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

## Airport information

A San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

B Fresno Yosemite International Airport
City: Fresno, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: FAT
ICAO Code: KFAT
Coordinates: 36°46′34″N, 119°43′4″W

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Francisco and Fresno.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (106 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Francisco (SFO) → Fresno (FAT).

Distance:
158
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
158

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